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Not So Novel: THE GREAT GATSBY Film Review

By at May 9, 2013 | 9:45 pm | 2 Comments

Not So Novel: THE GREAT GATSBY Film Review

2 / 5 stars You don’t have to be an F. Scott Fitzgerald purist to dislike Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby. It’s easy for anyone to find wrongdoing with this new-look adaptation, even those who embrace co-writer/director Luhrmann’s oft-criticized earlier films (Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge!) For a guy whose movies celebrate with gleaming glitz, more...

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Breaking Down the Madness: Our Interview with COMPLIANCE Writer-Director Craig Zobel

By at August 30, 2012 | 10:31 pm | 1 Comments

Breaking Down the Madness: Our Interview with COMPLIANCE Writer-Director Craig Zobel

It's tough to tell if filmmaker Craig Zobel knew what he was getting himself into. He knew of news stories about seemingly reasonable people who had committed unreasonable acts, who had followed orders over the phone from an imposter posing as a police offer. In an effort to answer some of his own pesky questions about such activity -- you can imagine the famous Milgram more...

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